NBA Division Standings after Dec 20 in 1977-78 season

EASTERN CONFERENCE
Atlantic Division Home Away Div Cnf Icf
Philadelphia 19-10 .655 ---- 12-3 7-7 5-0 11-4 8-6
New York 16-14 .533 3.5 12-5 4-9 2-4 8-9 8-5
Buffalo 13-15 .464 5.5 9-5 4-10 4-2 8-5 5-10
Boston 10-18 .357 8.5 9-6 1-12 3-4 6-11 4-7
New Jersey 7-23 .233 12.5 5-8 2-15 1-5 3-11 4-12
Central Division Home Away Div Cnf Icf
Was Bullets 17-12 .586 ---- 11-3 6-9 6-1 10-3 7-9
Cleveland 16-12 .571 0.5 9-5 7-7 2-4 6-6 10-6
San Antonio 16-14 .533 1.5 10-4 6-10 2-2 9-5 7-9
Atlanta 15-14 .517 2.0 9-4 6-10 3-2 7-8 8-6
NO Jazz 12-18 .400 5.5 9-5 3-13 1-4 4-7 8-11
Houston 10-18 .357 6.5 8-6 2-12 2-3 5-8 5-10
WESTERN CONFERENCE
Midwest Division Home Away Div Cnf Icf
Chicago 18-11 .621 ---- 12-2 6-9 3-1 7-4 11-7
Denver 18-12 .600 0.5 13-1 5-11 6-4 10-6 8-6
Milwaukee 17-14 .548 2.0 10-6 7-8 4-4 8-7 9-7
Kansas City 12-17 .414 6.0 9-6 3-11 3-4 5-8 7-9
Indiana 11-16 .407 6.0 8-6 3-10 4-5 6-13 5-3
Detroit 11-17 .393 6.5 8-8 3-9 2-4 4-9 7-8
Pacific Division Home Away Div Cnf Icf
Portland 23-4 .852 ---- 15-0 8-4 5-0 10-2 13-2
Phoenix 18-10 .643 5.5 10-3 8-7 4-2 10-3 8-7
Seattle 15-18 .455 11.0 9-7 6-11 2-4 8-9 7-9
Golden State 13-16 .448 11.0 10-2 3-14 1-2 5-7 8-9
LA Lakers 13-17 .433 11.5 10-8 3-9 1-5 5-10 8-7
Chicago 94, Atlanta 86
Portland 104, Boston 99
Seattle 93, Denver 88
Detroit 118, San Antonio 117
Buffalo 110, Houston 104
Phoenix 110, New York 99
LA Lakers 120, Was Bullets 115